H6031 ענה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root (possibly rather identical with H6030 through the idea of looking down or browbeating); to depress literally or figuratively, transitively or intransitively (in various applications). (sing is by mistake for H6030.)

KJV Usage: abase self, afflict (-ion, self), answer [by mistake for H6030], chasten self, deal hardly with, defile, exercise, force, gentleness, humble (self), hurt, ravish, sing [by mistake for H6030], speak [by mistake for H6030], submit self, weaken, X in any wise.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. (Qal) to be occupied, be busied with
2. to afflict, oppress, humble, be afflicted, be bowed down
a. (Qal)
1. to be put down, become low
2. to be depressed, be downcast
3. to be afflicted
4. to stoop
b. (Niphal)
1. to humble oneself, bow down
2. to be afflicted, be humbled
c. (Piel)
1. to humble, mishandle, afflict
2. to humble, be humiliated
3. to afflict
4. to humble, weaken oneself
d. (Pual)
1. to be afflicted
2. to be humbled
e. (Hiphil) to afflict
f. (Hithpael)
1. to humble oneself
2. to be afflicted
Origin: a primitive root [possibly rather ident. with H6030 through the idea of looking down or browbeating]
TWOT: 1651,1652
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6031 ענה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 79 occurrences of H6031 ענה

Genesis 15:13
Genesis 16:6
Genesis 16:9
Genesis 31:50
Genesis 34:2
Exodus 1:11
Exodus 1:12
Exodus 10:3
Exodus 22:22
Exodus 22:23
Exodus 32:18
Leviticus 16:29
Leviticus 16:31
Leviticus 23:27
Leviticus 23:29
Leviticus 23:32
Numbers 24:24
Numbers 29:7
Numbers 30:13
Deuteronomy 8:2
Deuteronomy 8:3
Deuteronomy 8:16
Deuteronomy 21:14
Deuteronomy 22:24
Deuteronomy 22:29
Deuteronomy 26:6
Judges 16:5
Judges 16:6
Judges 16:19
Judges 19:24